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Wake Forest will retire the No. 3 jersey of former Demon Deacon All-American Chris Paul during a halftime ceremony at the March 2 game against Maryland.
Paul’s No. 3 will be the 11th Wake Forest jersey honored in the rafters of the Lawrence Joel Coliseum. Paul is the first Deacon to have his number retired since Josh Howard’s No. 5 in January 2004. No Deacon has worn No. 3 since Paul left Wake Forest for the NBA in 2005.
Other Demon Deacons to have their jerseys retired are Charlie Davis (12), Muggsy Bogues (14), Skip Brown (15), Tim Duncan (21), Randolph Childress (22), Dickie Hemric (24), Rod Griffin (32), Len Chappell (50) and Rodney Rogers (54).
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Chris Paul (knee) has not resumed practicing and will not play against the Celtics on Sunday. He’s been out since January 22 and notion of the Clippers just playing it safe with their star point guard isn’t quite as well supported as it once was. Eric Bledsoe will continue to start and should remain in all lineups. Unfortunately for Paul, his knee could...
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Dwyane Wade will captain the Eastern Conference and Chris Paul will lead the West when All-Star Saturday becomes a team event for the first time.
The conferences will play for $500,000 in charity in Houston on Feb. 16. The winning conference gets $350,000 for its charities, with $150,000 going to the loser's.
The All-Star Saturday events consist of the slam dunk contest, 3...
The National Basketball Association (NBA) and State Farm® today announced that 2013 NBA All-Stars Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade have been named captains for the Western Conference and Eastern Conference teams, respectively, for State Farm All-Star Saturday Night in Houston.
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But if Boston were to move the former Kansas Jayhawk, there's one destination that makes a lot of sense: Los Angeles. As in, the Clippers.
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Dwyane Wade will captain the Eastern Conference and Chris Paul will lead the West when All-Star Saturday becomes a team event for the first time.
The conferences will play for 500,000 in charity in Houston on Feb. 16. The winning conference gets 350,000 for its charities, with 150,000 going to the loser's.
The All-Star Saturday events consist of the slam dunk...
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According to the Los Angeles Times:
The Clippers’ Jamal Crawford suffered...